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Bemidji walks to end Alzheimer’s
Luncheon and silent auction in Blackduck
Falk new board chair of Bemidji Chamber board
Mell joins Sanford Health Walker Clinic
Boo Bash set for Oct. 28
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji State swept by Minnesota State
Biggest game yet? No. 22 BSU football heads to No. 14 Sioux Falls for massive contest
FOOTBALL: BHS offense comes up dry in 21-0 loss to Sartell
FOOTBALL: Blackduck routed by Pillager
FOOTBALL: Bagley topples New York Mills
Joannie Brune Anywaush
Marcia Leann Rouland
Jacqueline Hyberg Budde
Karel Allison Knutson
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: You’ll never know what you’ll find in the bird house
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bronson’
MATTHEW LIEDKE: A guide for autumn trips to the movie theater
Watermark Art Center awarded grant for Native American programming
Artist in ink: Diane Crawford uses alcohol inks to create works of art (VIDEO)
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Can’t Hardly Wait’
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can with any garden
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
MILESTONES: Kelm-Grefe engagement
MILESTONES: St. Peter birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
January 29, 2013
Franken nominates 2 BHS seniors
BEMIDJI – U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., has nominated Nicholas Gubbels of Bemidji for admission to the U.S. Air Force Academy and Jacob Letson of Bemidji to the U.S. Naval Academy. Both are seniors at Bemidji High School. If chosen for an appointment by the academy, the two would...
January 29, 2013 - 5:18pm
January 11, 2013
Obama, Karzai agree to speed military transition
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Friday they have agreed to speed up slightly the schedule for...
January 11, 2013 - 12:47pm
January 9, 2013
US may leave no troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it might leave no troops in Afghanistan after December 2014, an option that defies the Pentagon's view that thousands of troops may be needed to contain al-Qaida and to strengthen Afghan forces. "We wouldn't rule out any option," including...
January 9, 2013 - 11:31am
January 8, 2013
Obama defense pick faces rough going in Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's pick of Chuck Hagel to run the Pentagon faces rough going in the Senate as a handful of Republicans...
January 8, 2013 - 8:30am
January 7, 2013
Obama taps Hagel for Pentagon, Brennan for CIA
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Chuck Hagel as his next defense secretary and counterterrorism adviser John...
January 7, 2013 - 8:26am
January 3, 2013
US drones kill senior Taliban figure in Pakistan
ISLAMABAD (AP) — An American drone strike in Pakistan has killed a top Taliban commander who sent money and fighters to battle the U.S. in Afghanistan but had a truce with the Pakistani military, officials said Thursday. The death of Maulvi Nazir is likely to be seen in Washington...
January 3, 2013 - 2:35pm
December 14, 2012
Blackduck grad completes training BLACKDUCK – Cory Stultz graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2010 graduate of Blackduck High School. -- Mahnomen grad finishes training MAHNOMEN – Robin Anderson Jr. graduated from basic...
December 14, 2012 - 10:33pm
December 7, 2012
Pearl Harbor dead remembered on 71st anniversary
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — More than 2,000 people are gathering at Pearl Harbor on Friday to mark the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack...
December 7, 2012 - 8:33am
November 26, 2012
Scotty Allison's Veterans Overwatch: Little-known benefit can help in care of veterans, spouses
Veterans Day has once again come and gone. Thanks to all those individuals, organizations, and businesses that honored our veterans and their families over this special holiday. Did you know that there is a benefit out there that helps pay for caregivers, assisted living, and nursing...
November 26, 2012 - 12:09am
November 21, 2012
Bemidji man is thankful for a lifetime of memories
By Molly Miron, Special to the Pioneer BEMIDJI – Harold Fruetel, 94-year-old retired Bemidji postmaster, will celebrate Thanksgiving today...
November 21, 2012 - 5:06pm
November 19, 2012
TrekNorth students, Neilson Place seniors send holiday mail to soldiers
Six TrekNorth students spent Monday morning with the seniors at Neilson Place, writing special holiday greetings for military personnel. Shown...
November 19, 2012 - 11:55pm
November 16, 2012
Farewell party today for Ethan Sundquist
A farewell get-together for Ethan Sundquist will be held from 1-4 p.m. today in the Birch Room at the Palace Casino near Cass Lake. All friends and family are invited to attend. Guests are invited to bring a dish to share as well as a photo and/or memory of Sundquist. Sundquist...
November 16, 2012 - 8:59pm
November 13, 2012
General demoted for lavish travel, spending
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. official says Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has demoted the former head of U.S. Africa Command who was accused of spending thousands of dollars on lavish travel and other unauthorized expenses. The official says Panetta stripped Gen. William "Kip"...
November 13, 2012 - 12:05pm
Scandal widens in probe of top US general's emails
WASHINGTON (AP) — The sex scandal that led to CIA Director David Petraeus' downfall widened Tuesday with word the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan...
November 13, 2012 - 7:50am
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Changes abound after 2012 election Congratulations to the winners in last week’s elections. Voters cast ballots to determine the course of governance at the local, state and federal levels. The local and state results are significant. The Bemidji City Council faces the most change...
November 13, 2012 - 12:19am